Business & Marketing Society

Pictou Business & Marketing Society

Night Pictou of Downtown PictouDowntown Offerings

With its unique blend of affordable yet diverse shops, fine eateries, and personal and business services available at your fingertips, downtown Pictou is the place to be. People enjoy our clean, safe streets, period architecture and vibrant atmosphere. Downtown Pictou isn't just about shopping; it's about lifestyle, meeting friends, and pampering yourself and your family. It's about finding everything you need just a block (or two) away.... 

Logo for Pictou Business and Marketing SocietyWho Is the Pictou Business and Marketing Society

The Pictou Business and Marketing Society is a non-profit organization incorporated in May 2008. The association represents commercial property and business owners in downtown Pictou in an area designated as the Pictou Business District and includes a diverse range of businesses and services. There are approximately seventy-five members ranging from banks, pharmacies, legal services, accommodations and restaurants, and a variety of retail stores and other businesses giving downtown Pictou a wonderful array of goods and services to offer our residents and visitors alike. 

Many of our businesses are seasonal, but we do have approximately one hundred and seventy five year-round jobs, expanding to almost two hundred and fifty during the summer months when the tourists arrive to enjoy our historic waterfront and experience our bustling shopping district. 

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If you would like any information on opportunities for new business ventures in downtown Pictou, please contact us at:

Pictou Business & Marketing Society
P.O. Box 617, Pictou, NS B0K 1H0
Eva Sutherland, Chair
(902) 485-8588